Sep 28, 2012 6:00am PDT
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Sep 28, 2012 5:00am PDT
mysterious death of jimmy hoffa, the soil sample being tested for human remains, and what a dying man says he saw. >>> well, that's the unusual place for a dog to get trapped. were firefighters able to get her out? >>> good morning, westbound 24 right here it looks pretty good as you're driving up to the tunnel. we'll tell you more about the morning commute and the bay weather. welcome back to the ktvu morning news. there's a happy reunion for a sonoma county dog and her owners. her owner escaped through an open gate and then look what happened. she got stuck in an 18-inch culvert that runs under the road near their home. it was a difficult task for firefighters to help rescue the pup. they had to move dirt and bolders before cutting the pipe and freeing that little dog. >>> 5:12, new this morning soldiers in kenya stage a predawn attack on a rebel group. the kenyan military has taken control of case mayo. the fighting go on. now losing that port city would be important because those militants have been taxing goods coming into the port. now the united states is monitoring the sit
Sep 28, 2012 7:00am PDT
hoff ma. jimmy hoffa. >>> police in michigan dug up something from a house to see if the remains of jimmy hoffa are buried there. look at this. a couple of minutes ago we saw police removing this bundle out of the ground. don't know what it is. you can see it's wrapped in paper and tape. it was put in the back of a coroner's van but you can see two machine are -- two men are carrying this. we don't know if this is the body of jimmy hoffa. we will keep on aon this an bring you the details -- we'll keep an eye on this and bring you the details as we get them. >>> tonight is the start of fight night. the ground of the reported haunted home of sara winchester will be present to get you in the halloween spirit. it runs through saturday, november 3rd. >>> some frightening stuff on the roads in walnut creek. >> yeah, it's the big trouble there. for sure, northbound 680 as you drive up to walnut creek. let's say you are driving there from san ramon or danville. northbound 680 at rutgear. it's an overturned truck that was carrying ice cream. there's -- i guess it is diesel fuel that's been l
Sep 27, 2012 10:00pm PDT
again following the tip on the disappearance of jimmy hoffa almost 40 years ago. a man dying of cancer told police he saw someone being buried under a concrete slab next to a suburban detroit home about the time haffa disappeared in 1985. tomorrow authorities will be taking a soil sample to check for human remains. if that soil tests posttive they will excavate the site. >>> a shift in some key swing states. the momentum on the campaign trail with just weeks to go. >>> and we're keeping a close eye on that developing news in san francisco and working to learn more about the clash between protesters and police there. more live coverage throughout the hour. dan hurd: when i was a child, california was a leader in education funding. erika derry: and the fact that california isn't making it a priority frustrates me. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers.